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Criminal defense and trial attorneys practicing in Sturgis, Meade County, and the Black Hills of South Dakota

(605) 561-6283

Our Team of Professionals

Criminal Defense

Nelson Law was founded as a criminal defense practice, and we understand your concerns about being charged with a crime. Our attorneys handle misdemeanor and felony charges in both state and federal court. Nelson Law is on YOUR side and will be a fierce advocate for you.


Nelson Law's attorneys are experienced in civil litigation and have guided individuals and businesses through complex litigation towards successful resolutions. Litigation can be expensive and stressful. We pride ourselves on our ability to quickly identify key issues, formulate a plan for success, and skillfully advocate your position.

Local Government Interface

Interacting with units of local governments like townships, municipalities, counties, school boards, and special districts can be like navigating a maze of regulations, but we have a real passion for it. Our years of experience and knowledge of the law can help you protect your rights concerning zoning and building code compliance; platting and subdivision regulations; variances and conditional use permits; and code enforcement actions.


Do you have questions about a real estate transaction, purchase agreement, easement, covenant, or other private agreement? We have a passion for drafting, reviewing, and advising client on all aspects of their private agreements to ensure they are clear and enforceable.


Sturgis Office

1209 Junction Ave.

Sturgis, SD 57785

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Monday - Friday

Other Times by Appointment

Rapid City Office

3409 West Main St. Ste. 5

Rapid City, SD 57702

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Monday - Friday

Other Times by Appointment

(605) 561-6283 (p)

(605) 561-2080 (f)

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